Any Information on Evan-Fisher Windshield Frame - Page 2 -
Sign Up   Today's Posts
User: Pass: Remember?
Advertise Here
Jeep Home Jeep Forum Jeep Classifieds Jeep Registry JeepSpace Jeep Reviews Jeep Gallery Jeep Clubs Jeep Groups Jeep Videos Jeep Events Jeep Articles
Go Back > Models > Jeep CJ Forum > Any Information on Evan-Fisher Windshield Frame

Jeep Wrangler TJ 8.8 Axle Swap Kit24-Hour Columbus Day Sale from Morris 4x4 Center!!!!The Original 3/8" Ruffstuff Diff Cover!

Unread 06-26-2013, 06:56 AM   #16
Registered User
1984 CJ7 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Northern California, CA
Posts: 69
Evan-Fischer is a rip off!

Originally Posted by keith460 View Post
Hate to inform you but, Evan-Fischer is just like Omix-Ada, importers of overseas made parts. Same as Sherman, but Sherman deals with mostly body panels made in Taiwan that are paper thin 1mm gauge steel.

Crown has the windshield frames made in China and are a OEM gauge steel but have some minor flaws. And I believe the Omix-Ada frames are made by the same company that makes them for Sherman and Evan-Fischer.... somewhere in Taiwan.

Just last month I met Rommel Juan of MD Juan Company, who make the Repli-Tubs in the Philippines and many other Jeep related parts, at Quadratec. I gave him my original 84' CJ-7 windshield frame, that had a little rust but was still usable, so they could start duplicating them for us in exact OEM quality and fitment. We spent a few minutes going over the fine details of them and compared them to the ones made by Crown, that Quadratec had on hand, and then had the OEM windshield frame shipped back to the Philippines. They should start making them within a year or two. MD Juan currently makes CJ windshield frames but I have never seen one up close or know how the quality is either. Don't even know how you would be able to purchase one or who sells them.

By the way, Amazon sells that Evan-Fischer frame much cheaper than what you are getting it for:
Well Keith, it's even worse than you thought! The Evan-Fischer is made in Taiwan just like Crown and is paper thin. It has the same extra bend on the bottom that must be cut off. I am very disappointed! I will never buy anything with Evan-Fischer on the label!

steelhead9 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 06-26-2013, 07:25 AM   #17
Web Wheeler
lucdog's Avatar
1980 CJ5 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: , Il.
Posts: 8,536
I just wanted to add a FYI so anyone reading this in the future.
Only use boiled linseed oil . Regular linseed oil won't dry, at least not in a good time frame.
Sorry about your windshield frame, that sucks!

1957 WILLYS pickup,
1973 J 4000,
1978 CJ7 DD.
1979 CJ7 360, TH400/Quadratrac.
1979 J20
1980 CJ5 trail Jeep.
1983 CJ7
1989 YJ the CJ to YJ.
lucdog is online now   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 06-26-2013, 09:52 AM   #18
Web Wheeler
Cutlass327's Avatar
1978 CJ5 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Beach City, Ohio
Posts: 5,592
Any chance to return it?

1978 CJ5 5.0HO/T177/D300, '86 D30/D44 WT axles, 'glass body, 31x10.5 BFG A/T, TDK galv'd frame - DD and weekend toy
Cutlass327 is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Unread 06-26-2013, 10:20 AM   #19
Registered User
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: colorado springs, co
Posts: 104
maybe this might work for you
chatham is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid e-mail address for yourself.
Note: All free e-mails have been banned due to mis-use. (Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc.)
Don't have a non-free e-mail address? Click here for a solution: Manual Account Creation
Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools

Jeep, Wrangler, Cherokee, Grand Cherokee, and other models are copyrighted and trademarked to Jeep/Chrysler Corporation. is not in any way associated with Jeep or the Chrysler Corp.